When You're Famous Everybody Knows Your Name - Trademark Applications for Performers

Event Description

This practical CLE on trademark prosecution practice for entertainment practitioners will provide an overview of trademarks, along with a discussion of the nut and bolts of preparing applications for performers.

Topics include:
1.       Common-Law vs. Federal Registration: do they need a federal registration?
2.       Ownership: Whose mark is it?
3.       Logo v. Words: One or both?
4.       Choosing your class of goods: What's covered?
5.       Specimens of Use: Is it a trademark use?


Kenneth Kunkle | Trademark and Copyright Attorney at Kunkle Law PLLC

CLE Credits:

1.0 Standard CLE Credits Applied 


Section Member: Free
MSBA Member not in the section: $20
Non-MSBA Member:  $40
Law Student:  Free

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Remote Participation: 

Remote attendance is available via webcast.  Please indicate that you will attend remotely when registering. Instructions will be sent via e-mail a day prior to the program.

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Questions? Contact Ashley Bollig | abollig@mnbars.org | 612-278-6307

The MSBA is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify Ashley Bollig | abollig@mnbars.org | 612-278-6307.  Please provide notification at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Glacial Lakes Room / Minnesota State Bar Association Minneapolis, MN United States